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'''Joshua Simon Bloom''' (born June 8, 1974, Washington, D.C.) is an American astrophysicist, full professor of astronomy at the University of California, Berkeley, and was the CTO and co-founder of the machine learning|machine-learning company [http://wise.io wise.io] (acquired by General Electric, 2016). He received a Bachelor of Arts in astronomy and astrophysics and physics from the Harvard College in 1996, an MPhil|M.Phil from Cambridge University in 1997, and a PhD in astronomy from the California Institute of Technology in 2002. He was a Junior Fellow of the Harvard Society of Fellows from 2002 to 2005. His astronomy research focuses on gamma-ray bursts and other Transient astronomical event|astrophysical transients such as supernovae and tidal disruption events. He is author of the book ''What Are Gamma-Ray...
Birth date{{Birth date and age|1974|06|08}}
Birth placeWashington, D.C., USA
FieldAstrophysics, Computer Science
Work institutionUniversity of California, Berkeley
Alma materHarvard College, A.B..
Cambridge University, MPhil|M.Phil
California Institute of Technology, PhD
Known forgamma-ray bursts|Gamma-Ray Bursts, Artificial Intelligence
PrizesGordon and Betty Moore Foundation Data-driven Discovery Fellow
Newton Lacy Pierce Prize in Astronomy
Sloan Fellowship|Sloan Research Fellow
Harvard Society of Fellows
Hertz Foundation Fellow
NewspaperTechcrunch
DateNovember 2016
Urlhttps://techcrunch.com/2016/11/15/ge-acquires-wise-io-to-deepen-its-machine-learning-stack
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